Iceland Airwaves 2009 to rock Reykjavik
3 September 2009
The world’s coolest music festival and party is set to rock Reykjavik for five days from 14 – 18 October.
Revellers can save by booking the Iceland Airwaves package with Icelandair which includes flights from London Heathrow, Manchester or Glasgow to/from Iceland, 2 nights hotel accommodation and Airwaves Festival pass from £369*. Those who wish to secure their own accommodations can book flights and an Airwaves Festival pass from £299*.
Dubbed “the hippest long weekend on the annual music festival calendar” by David Fricke of Rolling Stone, Airwaves celebrates its 11th year of featuring cutting edge acts and general debauchery in one of the most unique settings on earth, the eclectic and intimate venues throughout Reykjavik’s charming city centre.
This year’s festival features more than 100 acts from Iceland, the UK, Scandinavia and North America including: Micachu And The Shapes, Metronomy, James Yuill, Thecocknbullkid, Casio Kids, local favourites Gus Gus and more. Airwaves will continue to attract a large crowd from the UK, especially given the extremely favourable exchange rate, so early bookings are encouraged.
Icelandair is one of Iceland’s longest established companies, connecting the world and Iceland for over 70 years. Icelandair’s offer is valid for booking online at icelandair.co.uk and is based on flights from London Heathrow, Manchester or Glasgow to/from Iceland, 2 nights hotel accommodation at the Hotel Cabin and Airwaves Festival pass.
More information on Iceland Airwaves including information on venues, artists and festival events can be found at icelandairwaves.com and on Iceland Airwaves Facebook page.